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Kayla Berry
NETWORK NEWS Online report for your 2018 Explore Science: Earth & Space event due June 15th Thank you to all our partners who received a 2018 Explore Science: Earth & Space physical toolkit, hosted events, and already submitted your event...

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May 15, 2018
May 18, 2018
The 2018 ACM's theme is Open Source Play, Sharing the Creative Code. Hosted by Marbles Kids Museum, Raleigh, NC. Learn more: http:www.childrensmuseums.org/interactivity/interactivity-2018

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August 21, 2018
The Girl Scouts have announced a new set of Space Science Daisy, Brownie and Junior badges that will be released in August, 2018! Join us to learn more about the Girl Scouts STEM strategy and their new badges, and how science museums can successfully partner with their local Girl Scout troops using the Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkits.
Lynnsey Childress, Discovery Lab, Tulsa Children's Museum
Discovery Lab in Tulsa, OK is continuing to find new ways to share the Nano exhibition and make museum experiences accessible for all families. In March, Discovery Lab launched a traveling exhibit program for Nano in partnership with The Housing...

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September 11, 2018
Join this workshop discussion for an introduction to the ChemAttitudes project and the Explore Science: Let’s Do Chemistry kit, including an overview of the hands-on activities, the professional development materials and resources, and tips for hosting an event during National Chemistry Week October 21-27, 2018.
Brad Herring, Museum of Life and Science
The NISE Network will be featured in the 2018 STEM for All Video Showcase funded by the National Science Foundation. The event will be held online May 14th -21st, and the presentation, entitled “NISE Network’s Space & Earth Informal STEM Education Project,” highlights the Space & Earth project in collaboration with NASA and a few of the Explore Science: Earth & Space public events across the US from March to August 2017 hosted by NISE Net partner institutions.

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June 12, 2018
June 12, 2018
Join NISE Network partners to learn more about helpful safety information museum professionals can use in the preparation and implementation of events for the public. This online workshop begins with a focus on chemistry safety in planning for and hosting outreach events such as for the upcoming National Chemistry Week.

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September 29, 2018
October 02, 2018
ASTC 2018 will be hosted by Connecticut Science Center in Hartford, September 29–October 2, 2018. The NISE Network will have many activities and professional development opportunities at the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) annual conference. More information: http://www.astc.org/conference/ Early bird registration deadline is June 17, 2018; register now NISE Network Happy Hour NISE Network partners are invited to gather together informally (no need to RSVP); all are welcome! Time and location TBD NISE Network Partner Breakfast The NISE Network is hosting a breakfast for staff...